Saint Louis University

Saint Louis University School for Professional Studies Master's degree programs are perfect for busy adults.

Our online master's degree programs are designed for working professionals wishing to pursue a professional master's degree while maintaining part- or full-time employment. Our graduate programs feature online and blended format course options in accelerated 8-week terms, making advanced education more accessible for working professionals. 

The goal of graduate programs at Saint Louis University School for Professional Studies is to provide working professionals with competencies and skills necessary for present day organizations. Our programs emphasize the importance of infusing analytics with the leadership competencies necessary to make evidence-based decisions across a wide variety of settings.

Why Choose a Master's Degree Program from Saint Louis University School for Professional Studies?

  1. A Saint Louis University degree is synonymous with quality.
    A SLU degree will set you apart from the competition because of SLU’s reputation as a high-quality academic institution.
  2. At SPS, courses are designed for working adults.
    Our online master's degree programs offer flexible scheduling. The optional blended discussion sessions can work great for students who enjoy face-to-face classroom interaction.
  3. Courses are taught by faculty with professional experience and expertise in their fields.
    Faculty members not only understand leadership theory, but they also know how to apply it to organizations. In addition, they are working professionals, just like you.
  4. Course projects allow students to apply their classroom learning to their workplace.
    The courses offered through our graduate programs in St. Louis are designed to build the skills you'll need in professional settings. From the first course to the capstone project, an SPS degree ensures that what you learn in the classroom can be applied to the workplace.
  5. Our traditional and online graduate degree programs are project / competency-based.
    Rather than simply providing knowledge and skills across a set of unrelated courses, the entire curriculum is designed to assist students in developing themselves within several competency areas. Students will complete projects in their foundation courses that will be used in later courses within the program. You will be able to see how you have developed yourself within the program.

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Master's Degree Programs

All programs listed above have on-ground classes at our St. Louis campus, and online classes available.
Programs indicated with an asterisk (*) can be completed fully online with online classes.


To learn more about our programs, request information today or give us a call at 1-800-734-6736.

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